I Want YOU…

Deborah Kish Cybersecurity, Data breach, Data security, Insider threat, Mobile security, Print security, Privacy

To think about stronger data security and privacy protection! But first, I want you to think about the millions of heroes who have served our country. As we approach the 4th of July, I wanted to take a moment to recognize the heroes in the many branches of the U.S. Military.  From myself, and on behalf of the entire team …

Attended Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit? So did we!

Deborah Kish Cybersecurity, Data breach, Data security, Insider threat, Print security, Privacy, Secure collaboration

I have to say, being on the other side of the Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit was a combination of exciting, fun, and educational. The cool thing is that I still got to get up on stage and the bonus was to see all the hard work that goes into exhibiting. I think the Fasoo team did a fantastic …

Another day, another… $853K?

Deborah Kish Cybersecurity, Data breach, Data security, Insider threat, Privacy

This has been on my mind. A lot. Every day, I open my email to find news about how a company needs to pay a fine or a fee to either an individual or a regulator because data was leaked or stolen. This one in particular caught my eye because it is a classic example of data being accessed by …

Still Thinking About Regulatory Compliance?

Deborah Kish Cybersecurity, Data breach, Data security, Insider threat, Privacy

I sure hope so!  Well, the one year anniversary of GDPR is upon us and the challenge of effective, easily managed data security and regulatory compliance is palpable.  So, what did Fasoo do? We developed Data Radar (well, it has been around for a long time now) to deliver a unified unstructured data security and privacy approach that addresses the …

Ok, the results are in!

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Thanks to all of you who responded to my last blog post regarding unstructured data security and privacy topics you’d like to hear more about. Here’s a sampling: Why do so many data loss prevention projects either stall or de-scope? Why with significant industry expenditures in the space do we continue to experience record-breaking instances of data breaches and exfiltration? …

What’s Next from Deborah’s Desk

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So, in my last post, I mentioned a series of webinars and thought this would be a good opportunity to provide a little preview into some of the topics we’re planning on discussing. Unstructured data, of course!  But what about it?  I’ll be discussing the challenges… kind of a “What I heard from you as a Gartner data security analyst” …

What’s New at Fasoo?

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Me! After over 20 years with leading IT consultancy, Gartner, I am excited to announce that I have recently joined data security vendor Fasoo. At Gartner, my focus on enterprise data security and compliance challenges, products and technologies led me to really understand the significance of the “Wild Wild West” nature of unstructured data. On average, I advised 30 CISOs …

Don’t Complicate Data Discovery and Classification

Ron Arden Data breach, Data security, Privacy

Data discovery and classification is an important first step to protect your confidential data and comply with privacy regulations.  You need to identify the location of your data and its value to your organization before determining how to protect it.  Done right, this leads to a data-centric security and compliance program that is critical to your corporate brand and competitive …

Can Updated FFIEC Cyber Assessment Tool Help With Other Regulations?

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The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) released an update to its Cybersecurity Assessment Tool to help financial institutions establish a better baseline to identify their risks and determine their cybersecurity preparedness. The original intent of the Assessment was to provide a repeatable and measurable process for financial institutions to measure their cybersecurity preparedness over time. The updates are a …

Cyber Security Legislation Will Change the Face of Business

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As 2017 gets underway, cyber security legislation will strengthen and force businesses to change the way they approach information security.  At the federal level in the United States, the US Congress and President have proposed numerous updates to existing regulations and new regulations to cover all facets of cybersecurity.  These include the Cyber Preparedness Act of 2016, Cybersecurity Systems and …